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HCR 230 Week Week 5 Understanding Work related injuries

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Understanding Work-Related Injuries There is a form of insurance considered as workers compensation, which allows employees coverage if injured at work. Employers pay for the insurance, which supplies medical care coverage and cash compensation to individuals injured or unable to work due to work- related conditions. With the workers’ compensation laws, all workers are covered. Each person that is connected has his or her own individual liability to guarantee the progression functions effortlessly and proficiently. When an employee has an incident If a work related illness or injury happens and an employee dies due to that injury, the dependents of the employee would be given the all the benefits of the employee. If an injury take place on the job the employee is, suppose to report the incident to the employer. When the employer obtains notification, he or she is required to notify the insurance carrier and state workers compensation about the occurrence in writing. The employee will obtain a medical order to provide to his or her physicians that offer the management for the injury or illness. The employee has a responsibility of notifying his or her employer concerning the injury and the situation as soon as feasible. The employee is required to follow the physician’s self-care instructions and to remain in touch with the employer concerning the recovery development. In addition, the employee is obligated to notify his or her employer of the name and address of the physician and to come back to the work as soon as he or she is released from the doctor.
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